FIGHTING FOR JUSTICE FOR TAMPA BAY FOR OVER THIRTY YEARSFor over thirty years, the lawyers of Kwall, Showers, Barack & Chilson, P.A. have fought for justice for those injured in accidents and wronged in their workplace. Together, the attorneys have represented thousands of residents throughout Tampa Bay. The attorneys have experience representing individuals in all types of employment actions, involving both private and public employers, and in all types of personal injury matters. The lawyers have had numerous million dollar and multi-million dollar settlements and court judgments to their credit.
PERSONAL INJURYRepresenting Floridians injured in accidents is special work. It takes hard work, experience, compassion and true dedication to one’s clients. The attorneys of Kwall, Showers , Barack & Chilson, P.A are ready to help you with your accident case. The firm’s personal injury and social security department is jointly managed by lawyers Louis Kwall, Greg Showers and Josh Chilson. Together, Louis, Greg and Josh have experience handling all types of personal injury cases including car accidents, slip and fall accidents, trip and fall accidents, misfiled prescriptions, wrongful death cases, medical malpractice, Social Security Disability and many other types of personal injury cases. Louis, Greg and Josh are well-respected members of the Tampa Bay legal community. Louis and Greg are both past presidents of the Clearwater Bar Association and Josh was recently elected by his peers to serve as president of the Clearwater Bar Association in 2014-2015.
EMPLOYMENT LAWKwall, Showers, Barack & Chilson is the only firm in Pinellas County to have two Board Certified Labor and Employment Attorneys, Ryan Barack and Michelle Nadeau. There are only 200 attorneys in Florida who hold this certification and only board certified lawyers can refer to themselves as experts in their field. Kwall, Showers, Barack & Chilson’s employment law department is managed by Attorney Ryan Barack. Ryan truly is an expert in the field of labor and employment law. Ryan is an employment lawyer’s employment lawyer, accepting referrals from other employment attorneys on complex cases such as employment class action lawsuits. Additionally, Ryan is a past chair of the Labor and Employment Law Certification of the Florida Bar as well as the Labor and Employment Law Section of the Hillsborough County Bar. Attorney Michelle Nadeau works closely with Ryan in the representation of the firm's employment clients. Michelle is an experienced labor and employment law lawyer in her own right, representing hundreds of employment clients over the years. She is also a past present of the Clearwater Bar Young Lawyers Division. Ryan and Michelle have represented clients in cases involving a wide-variety of issues, including non-compete agreements, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, unpaid overtime and minimum wage, breach of contract, and wrongful termination.
AV* Preeminent Rated by Martindale-HubbellKwall, Showers, Barack & Chilson is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell, a distinction held by less than 5% of law firms in the United States. An AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating is an outstanding achievement and demonstrates that a lawyer has earned the highest rating available for their legal ability and professional ethics.